Supes discuss MOB lease payment

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Concerns with Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw were part of the November 12 Choctaw County Board of Supervisors meeting.

Rick Jenkins addressed the board with a follow-up from the October 21 Supervisor meeting … Read more

Christmas Parade entry forms available

By Staff and Press Reports

 

With only three weeks until the annual Ackerman Christmas Parade, Town Hall encourages people, organizations, churches, etc. to fill out parade entry forms.

This year’s parade will be Thursday, December 5 at 6 p.m. … Read more

Holidays offer chance to teach kids to serve others

By Susan Collins-Smith

MSU Ag Communications

 

JACKSON – During the holidays, children often focus on the gifts that await them, but now is the perfect time for parents to reinforce the importance of giving.

“This is a wonderful time … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I am learning about John, the King of England from 1199 until 1216. Watching the Shakespeare play The Life and Death of King John and following along in the playbook Read more

Hot-shooting Durant tops Lady Chargers in opener

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The Choctaw County High School Lady Chargers ran into a three-point barrage on Saturday morning, as Durant knocked down five three-pointers in the first quarter on the way to a 57-23 win in … Read more

The importance of vaccinating your pet against rabies

By Dr. Brandy Middleton Boykin

 

Rabies virus is almost always fatal to any mammal that contracts it. Rabies virus attacks the nervous system in the body and eventually invades the brain, thus causing death of the infected mammal. This … Read more